Villanova has won 12 straight Big 5 games. They have also won 12 straight games against Penn. Barring a miracle, neither will change tonight. The Wildcats lead the Quakers 39-11 after 20 minutes at The Pavillon.
Here's what you need to know about the first half.
- Darien Nelson-Henry has been Penn's one bright spot. He leads the team with six points and five rebounds. He is also 3-4 from the floor.
- Penn, as a team, is 5-29 from the field.
- The Quakers haven't protected the ball very well. They have nine turnovers.
- Daniel Ochefu had a strong half. 10 points, three rebounds, and, most importantly, zero fouls.
- Ryan Arcidiacono has seven points and five rebounds.
- The Wildcats went 7-15 from the free throw line.